Total chickens livestock reached 214 mil in 2014 in Japan, according to Faostat. This is 30.1 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, total chickens livestock in Japan reached an all time high of 345 mil in 1988 and an all time low of 72.2 mil in 1961. When compared to Japan's main peers, total chickens livestock in China amounted to 5,344 mil, 408 mil in Russia, 149 mil in South Korea and 1,954 mil in USA in 2014.
Japan has been ranked 17th within the group of 174 countries we follow in terms of total chickens livestock, 6 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.